Hon Fred Chaney AO and Race Discrimination Commissioner Dr Tim Soutphommasane

I’m not racist but… new book officially launched

Race Discrimination Commissioner Dr Tim Soutphommasane has released his new book to coincide with the 40th anniversary of the Racial Discrimination Act.Published by NewSouth (UNSW Press) in association with the Australian Human Rights Commission, I’...
Friday 12 June 2015
Commissioner Tim Soutphommasane with AFL captains and star players

AFL stands up against racism

Race Discrimination Commissioner Dr Tim Soutphommasane with AFL captains and star players. Photo credit: AFL Photos. Race Discrimination Commissioner Dr Tim Soutphommasane has welcomed AFL’s renewed commitment to tackle racism in Australia.As the...
Thursday 28 May 2015
Harmony Day

Fighting racism on and off the field

The NRL has renewed its partnership with the Australian Human Rights Commission, pledging support for the Racism. It Stops With Me campaign.Race Discrimination Commissioner Dr Tim Soutphommasane made the announcement at the NRL Harmony Day festival...
Friday 20 March 2015
Students

New resources for Australian classrooms

Schools across Australia have access to a range of educational resources to incorporate human rights in the classroom.
Thursday 12 March 2015
Australian Human Rights Commission President Professor Gillian Triggs; Race Discrimination Commissioner Dr Tim Soutphommasane; His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC; and New Zealand Race Relations Commissioner Dame Susan Devoy.

Racial Discrimination Act a ‘crucial enabler’

Australian Human Rights Commission President Professor Gillian Triggs; Race Discrimination Commissioner Dr Tim Soutphommasane; His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC; and New Zealand Race Relations Commissioner Dame Susan...
Thursday 19 February 2015

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